Art History and Museum Curating - MA


University of Sussex    School of Media, Arts and Humanities

Full time & Part time September MA 1 year full time, 2 years part time

About the course

Gain the skills to join the exciting world of museums, galleries and the cultural heritage sector.

You’ll work with academics who have relationships with museums across the UK, and direct experience of curating exhibitions and permanent collections in the museums and galleries sector. Our long-standing partnerships with local and national museums and collections include:

  • the British Museum
  • Historic Royal Palaces
  • the National Trust
  • Brighton Museum & Art Gallery
  • Charleston.

You’ll also learn from museum professionals. In the past this has included senior staff from the V&A, Tate and Towner Art Gallery.

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Entry Requirements

You should normally have an upper second-class (2.1) undergraduate honours degree or above.

Your qualification should be in art history or another relevant humanities or social sciences subject. You may also be considered for the course if you have other professional qualifications or experience of equivalent standing.


Fees

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Scholarships

Applications will be open from January - May 2019.

Value of Scholarship(s)

50% tuition fee discount

Eligibility

Full eligibility criteria will be published from January 2019.

Application Procedure

To be considered for the Chancellors International Scholarship, you will need to have accepted an offer of a place on an eligible postgraduate course at Sussex.

Applications for the scholarship will open in 2019.


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Applications will be open from January - July 2019.

Contact details
If you have any questions regarding this scholarship please email: cmscholarship@sussex.ac.uk

Value of Scholarship(s)

£5,000

Eligibility

Full eligibility criteria will be published from January 2019.

Application Procedure

To be considered for the Chancellors Masters Scholarship, you will need to have accepted an offer of a place on an eligible Masters at Sussex.

Applications for the scholarship will open in 2019.


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The University is delighted to offer an unlimited number of scholarships to encourage high achieving Sussex undergraduates to stay with us to study for a Masters degree. The scholarships are available to UK, EU and international students graduating in 2018 who have accepted a full-time place on a Masters course at Sussex commencing in 2018. Students who graduate with a first-class honours degree are eligible for a £5,000 scholarship and students who graduate with an upper second-class honours degree are eligible for a £3,500 scholarship.

The scholarship relates to full-time taught Masters degree courses at the University of Sussex (e.g. MA, MSc, LLM).

Timetable:
It is not yet possible to apply for the Sussex Graduate Scholarship, please return to this page for more information from January 2019.

The deadline to accept an offer of a place on an eligible Masters course and submit the online declaration is 30 September 2019. You must allow sufficient time for the Masters application to be considered before the deadline.

Value of Scholarship(s)

Up to £5,000

Eligibility

- All University of Sussex undergraduates (UK, EU and non-EU) who graduate in 2019 and progress immediately onto an eligible full-time Masters course in 2019 are eligible;
- You must apply for a Masters course and receive and accept an offer of a place;
- To be eligible for a £5,000 scholarship you must graduate with a first-class honours degree;
- To be eligible for a £3,500 scholarship you must graduate with an upper second-class honours degree;
- You must meet all the University's general entrance requirements.

Application Procedure

You must apply for admission to an eligible Masters course via the University's PG Apply online application system. If you are made an offer of a place, there will be an online scholarship declaration on PG Apply as part of the acceptance process. This online declaration will appear from January 2019 and you must submit this declaration before you register on your chosen Masters, in order to receive the scholarship.
https://www.sussex.ac.uk/study/apply


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You receive:

• £3,500 towards your tuition fee when you register on your Masters at Sussex.

Timetable:
You must accept an offer of a place on an eligible Masters course and submit the online declaration in order to receive the scholarship. You must allow sufficient time for the Masters application to be considered before the deadline. You must also have sufficient time to obtain a visa to study at Sussex, if you need one.

Value of Scholarship(s)

£3,500

Eligibility

To be eligible for this scholarship, you must:

- be an Indian national
- be classified as overseas for fee purposes
- be self-financing
- have accepted an offer to study an eligible Masters course at Sussex

You are not eligible for this scholarship if you:

- are in receipt of another Sussex scholarship

Application Procedure

Register your interest in the scholarship via PG Apply when you accept our offer of a place on an eligible Masters course. If you have applied via one of our overseas representatives, you will need to ask them to do this on your behalf.

If you are successful, information about the scholarship will be included in your CAS (Confirmation of Acceptance for Study) for your visa application. If the scholarship information is not showing on your CAS or you want to register for the scholarship after the CAS has been created, please contact the Admissions Office: pg.applicants@sussex.ac.uk


Find out more

You receive:

• £3,500 towards your tuition fee when you register on your Masters at Sussex.

Timetable:
You must accept an offer of a place on an eligible Masters course and submit the online declaration in order to receive the scholarship. You must allow sufficient time for the Masters application to be considered before the deadline. You must also have sufficient time to obtain a visa to study at Sussex, if you need one.

Value of Scholarship(s)

£3,500

Eligibility

To be eligible for this scholarship, you must:

- be a Malaysian national
- be classified as overseas for fee purposes
- be self-financing
- have accepted an offer to study an eligible Masters course at Sussex

You are not eligible for this scholarship if you:

- are in receipt of another Sussex scholarship

Application Procedure

Register your interest in the scholarship via PG Apply when you accept our offer of a place on an eligible Masters course. If you have applied via one of our overseas representatives, you will need to ask them to do this on your behalf.

If you are successful, information about the scholarship will be included in your CAS (Confirmation of Acceptance for Study) for your visa application. If the scholarship information is not showing on your CAS or you want to register for the scholarship after the CAS has been created, please contact the Admissions Office: pg.applicants@sussex.ac.uk


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This scholarship is for Masters students from Nigeria. Applicants meeting the eligibility criteria will receive the award as a £3,500 fee reduction. The award is enhanced to £5,000 for holders of a first class degree from a Nigerian university.

Timetable:
You must accept an offer of a place on an eligible Masters course and submit the online declaration in order to receive the scholarship. You must allow sufficient time for the Masters application to be considered before the 1 August deadline. You must also have sufficient time to obtain a visa to study at Sussex, if you need one.

Value of Scholarship(s)

Up to £5,000

Eligibility

To be eligible for this scholarship, you must:

- be a Nigerian national
- be classified as overseas for fee purposes
- be self-financing
- have accepted an offer to study an eligible Masters course at Sussex

To be eligible for the enhanced £5,000 award, you must also provide evidence of a first class degree from a university in Nigeria.

You are not eligible for this scholarship if you:

- are in receipt of another Sussex scholarship

Application Procedure

Register your interest in the scholarship via PG Apply when you accept our offer of a place on an eligible Masters course. If you have applied via one of our overseas representatives, you will need to ask them to do this on your behalf.

If you are successful, information about the scholarship will be included in your CAS (Confirmation of Acceptance for Study) for your visa application. If the scholarship information is not showing on your CAS or you want to register for the scholarship after the CAS has been created, please contact the Admissions Office: pg.applicants@sussex.ac.uk


Find out more

This scholarship is for Masters applicants from Pakistan.

Timetable:
You must accept an offer of a place on an eligible Masters course and submit the online declaration in order to receive the scholarship. You must allow sufficient time for the Masters application to be considered before the deadline. You must also have sufficient time to obtain a visa to study at Sussex, if you need one.

Value of Scholarship(s)

£3,500 towards your tuition fee when you register on your Masters at Sussex

Eligibility

To be eligible for this scholarship, you must:

- be a Pakistani national
- be classified as overseas for fee purposes
- be self-financing
- have accepted an offer to study an eligible Masters course at Sussex

You are not eligible for this scholarship if you:

- are in receipt of another Sussex scholarship

Application Procedure

Register your interest in the scholarship via PG Apply when you accept our offer of a place on an eligible Masters course. If you have applied via one of our overseas representatives, you will need to ask them to do this on your behalf.

If you are successful, information about the scholarship will be included in your CAS (Confirmation of Acceptance for Study) for your visa application. If the scholarship information is not showing on your CAS or you want to register for the scholarship after the CAS has been created, please contact the Admissions Office: pg.applicants@sussex.ac.uk


Find out more

You receive:

• £3,500 towards your tuition fee when you register on your Masters at Sussex.

Timetable:
You must accept an offer of a place on an eligible Masters course and submit the online declaration in order to receive the scholarship. You must allow sufficient time for the Masters application to be considered before the deadline. You must also have sufficient time to obtain a visa to study at Sussex, if you need one.

Value of Scholarship(s)

£3,500

Eligibility

To be eligible for this scholarship, you must:

- be a Vietnamese national
- be classified as overseas for fee purposes
- be self-financing
- have accepted an offer to study an eligible Masters course at Sussex

You are not eligible for this scholarship if you:

- are in receipt of another Sussex scholarship

Application Procedure

Register your interest in the scholarship via PG Apply when you accept our offer of a place on an eligible Masters course. If you have applied via one of our overseas representatives, you will need to ask them to do this on your behalf.

If you are successful, information about the scholarship will be included in your CAS (Confirmation of Acceptance for Study) for your visa application. If the scholarship information is not showing on your CAS or you want to register for the scholarship after the CAS has been created, please contact the Admissions Office: pg.applicants@sussex.ac.uk


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